# Past Papers’ Solutions | Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) | AS & A level | Mathematics 9709 | Pure Mathematics 1 (P1-9709/01) | Year 2013 | Oct-Nov | (P1-9709/13) | Q#5

Question a) In a geometric progression, the sum to infinity is equal to eight times the first term. Find the common ratio. b) In an arithmetic progression, the fifth term is 197 and the sum of the first ten terms is 2040. Find the common difference. Solution a) From the given information, we can compile following data […]